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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Byrd

    O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • GIMELL.
  • Richard Strauss

    Sextet (Capriccio)

    Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Fantasia in C major H.17.4

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • WARNER.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Magnificat in D major, Wq 215 - Magnificat anima mea

    Choir: RIAS Kammerchor. Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Director: Hans-Christoph Rademann.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Giovanni Antonio Pandolfi Mealli

    Violin Sonata, Op 3 No 2, 'La Cesta'

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Richard Egarr. Performer: Fred Jacobs.
    • CHANNEL CLASSICS.
  • Leos Janáček

    Mladi (Youth) - sextet for wind quintet and bass clarinet - 3rd mvt, Vivace (March of the Blue-Throats/Boys)

    Ensemble: Belfiato Quintet.
    • Foerster, Janacek & Haas: Music for Wind Instruments.
    • Supraphon.
    • 11.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Jeux d'eau

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • DECCA.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Coriolan Overture, Op 62

    Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Brahms: Symphony 4; Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 1.
  • Sonny Rollins

    Strode Rode

    Performer: Sonny Rollins. Performer: Tommy Flanagan. Performer: Max Roach. Singer: Doug Watkins.
    • Saxophone Colossus.
    • PRESTIGE.
    • 3.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon No.9 a 10

    Orchestra: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Night on a Bare Mountain

    Music Arranger: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Decca.
  • Derek Bourgeois

    William & Mary, Op. 106 - V. The Achievement

    Ensemble: 10forBrass.
    • Genuin.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Slatter Op. 72 "Norwegian Folk Dances" No. 14: The Goblin's Bridal Procession

    Performer: Einar Steen-Nøkleberg.
    • Grieg: Piano Music Vol. 4.
    • Naxos.
    • 27.
  • Traditional Swedish

    Du Ar Den Forsta

    Music Arranger: Anna Maria Friman. Performer: Arve Henriksen. Ensemble: Trio Mediæval.
    • Trio Mediaeval & Arve Henriksen.
    • ECM.
    • 13.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in D major, K 239, 'Serenata notturna'

    Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Mozart: Serenate Notturne, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Serenade espagnole

    Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler. Performer: Kyung-wha Chung. Performer: Phillip Moll.
    • Brahms/Kreisler/Elgar: Con Amore: Kyung Wha Chung.
    • Decca.
    • 15.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    St. Gregory The Great (Vetrate Di Chiesa)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Church Windows: Brazilian Impressions.
    • TELARC.
    • 4.
  • Robert Schumann

    Adagio and Allegro in A flat major, Op 70

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Dénes Várjon.
    • Schumann: Music for cello & piano: Steven Isserlis/Denes Varjon.
    • Hyperion.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in A flat major, Op 59 No 2

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 - Magnificat anima mea

    Ensemble: The Taverner Choir, Consort & Players. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • J.S. Bach: Magnificat/Easter Oratorio: Taverner Consort & Players/Parrott.
    • Virgin.
    • 1.

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